Definition of Rhus ovata
1. Noun. Evergreen shrub of southeastern United States with spikes of reddish yellow flowers and glandular hairy fruits.
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Literary usage of Rhus ovata
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1. Contributions from the United States National Herbarium by United States National Herbarium, United States National Museum (1893)
"rhus ovata Wats. Proc. Amer. Acad. xx. 358 (1885). Type locality, " on hills and mountains, away from the coast, from Sail Diego to Los Angeles County," etc ..."
2. Useful wild plants of the United States and Canada by Charles Francis Saunders (1920)
"... because the branches are extensively used by the Indian women in basketry; and on the Pacific coast, rhus ovata, Wats., and R. integrifolia, B. & H., ..."
3. The Silva of California by Willis Linn Jepson (1910)
"Laurel Sumac (Rhus laurina), Sour Berry (Rhus integrifolia}, Sugar Bush (Rhus ovata) are southern shrubs sometimes arborescent and exhibiting trunks six ..."
4. A Phytogeographic and Taxonomic Study of the Southern California Trees and by Le Roy Abrams (1910)
"rhus ovata S. Wats. Proc. Am. Acad. 20: 358. 1885. Type locality: "On hills and mountains, away from the coast, from San Diego to Los Angeles County, ..."